WISH, a simple snow globe

WISH, a simple snow globe

Close your eyes and make a wish. There — sparkling in the sunshine, whispering on the tips of dandelion seeds, your wishes ride off into the breeze. Shake this snow globe and watch the tiny silver flecks shimmer and float, mimicking the dandelion’s dance. Wish. And wish again. WISH, one of a kind snow globe … Continue reading

Quoth the Raven “Ever More”

Quoth the Raven “Ever More”

I like ravens. And crows. And red-winged blackbirds, teasing with a flick of color. And I like Edgar Allen Poe’s famous poem with the haunting phrase, “Quoth the Raven, ‘Never More.’ ”   But I also liked the contrast of a mysterious bird bringing life to a restless heart — the flick of color in … Continue reading

Men At Work

Men At Work

Machines both fascinate and frighten me. Sometimes their impact seems to overwhelm the presence of the very people who created them. This sparkle snow globe, Men at Work, illustrates that feeling. Just who is in charge, anyway? what are we trying to accomplish? When shaken, the scene is bathed in shimmering gold dust … until … Continue reading

It’s About Time

It’s About Time

Think about it, if we could understand time, we’d understand most of the mysteries of the universe. “Time is an illusion.” ― Albert Einstein It’s about time.  It’s ALWAYS about time. Time is money. Time waits for no man. Like winter snow on summer lawn, time past is time gone …   “There’s never enough … Continue reading

Twisted Santa holiday snow globe

Twisted Santa holiday snow globe

If you’ve ever asked us “do you have any holiday snow globes” — you already know the answer is probably, “no.” Keeping with the theme of unpredictable globes, non-traditional, quirky and sometimes downright odd, we didn’t see a need to create a snow globe that had been done a thousand times before. There are plenty … Continue reading

Deep Thoughts, or “where’d I put that idea?” snow globe

Deep Thoughts, or “where’d I put that idea?” snow globe

I like the idea of Deep Thoughts, so ominous and important. Sitting around solving problems, contemplating the universe, or perhaps, just remembering to pick up milk on the way home. Sometimes there’s a “deep thought” nibbling at the surface of my mind, something I can’t quite wrap around, something I can’t recall or can’t formulate. … Continue reading